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rest cure

Translation of rest cure in Spanish:

noun

  • cura (feminine) de reposo
    Example sentences
    • Ironically, he is at this same moment standing in the corridor outside Jane's room, with two other medical professionals who have come to encourage Jane to seek a rest cure in the psychiatric hospital.
    • The manager prescribed a rest cure for his weary Wanderers after admitting they are feeling the strain in the fight for Premiership respectability.
    • At least for its proponents, the rest cure was not intended to be punitive, but rather preventative.

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